Intellectual Virtue: Perspectives from Ethics and Epistemology

Paperback | July 5, 2007

EditorMichael DePaul, Linda Zagzebski

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Virtue ethics has attracted a lot of attention over the past few decades, and more recently there has been considerable interest in virtue epistemology as an alternative to traditional approaches in that field. Ironically, although virtue epistemology got its inspiration from virtue ethics,this is the first book that brings virtue epistemologists and virtue ethicists together to contribute their particular expertise, and the first that is devoted to the topic of intellectual virtue. All new and right up to date, the papers collected here by Zagzebski and DePaul demonstrate the benefit of each branch of philosophy to the other. Intellectual Virtue will be required reading for anyone working in either field.

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Virtue ethics has attracted a lot of attention over the past few decades, and more recently there has been considerable interest in virtue epistemology as an alternative to traditional approaches in that field. Ironically, although virtue epistemology got its inspiration from virtue ethics,this is the first book that brings virtue epis...

Michael DePaul is in the Department of Philosophy, University of Notre Dame, Indiana. Linda Zagzebski is in the Department of Philosophy, University of Oklahoma.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.71 inPublished:July 5, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199219125

ISBN - 13:9780199219124

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Linda Zagzebski and Michael DePaul: IntroductionPart One: Classical virtue ethics and virtue epistemology1. Julia Annas: The Structure of Virtue2. Nancy Sherman and Heath White: Intellectual Virtue: Emotions, Luck, and the AncientsPart Two: Contemporary virtue ethics and epistemology3. David Solomon: Virtue Ethics: Radical or Routine?4. J. L. A. Garcia: Practical Reason and its VirtuesPart Three: The good of knowledge5. John Greco: Knowledge as Credit for True Belief6. Linda Zagzebski: Intellectual Motivation and the Good of Truth7. Ernest Sosa: The Place of Truth in EpistemologyPart Four: Using virtue to redefine the problems of epistemology8. Christopher Hookway: How to be a Virtue Epistemologist9. Wayne D. Riggs: Understanding 'Virtue' and the Virtue of Understanding10. Christine McKinnon: Knowing Cognitive SelvesPart Five: Applying virtue to epistemology: an intellectual virtue examined11. Robert C. Roberts and W. Jay Wood: Humility and Epistemic GoodsReferencesIndex

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